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changing the decimal format representation

Mohit Sinha
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Joined: Nov 29, 2004
Posts: 125
Hi there,

I have a requirement wherein I need to change the way decimal place values are displayed

Currently my calculation yields double value .05 or -.03 which i want to represent something like this 1.05 or .97 respectively.

Let me know the best approach.


Jesper de Jong
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Joined: Aug 16, 2005
Posts: 14993

Do you just want to print the number plus one? Then just add 1 to the number before displaying it.

Or is your question about actually formatting numbers? There are several ways to do that; for example using class java.text.DecimalFormat, or by using System.out.printf():

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